Massage Therapists

Kristen - Licensed Massage Therapist

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Kristen received her Massage Therapy training at the Oregon School of Massage in 2010 She receiving specialized training in Trigger Point Release, accupressure, Reflexology and Cranial Sacral Therapy. In years of experience, she has come to believe in the mind-body-spirit connection, and that all parts need to be healthy to achieve an optimal state of true health.

Her biggest joy comes from being a mommy, but other hobbies and interests include getting out in nature. She is also passionate about music that moves her soul.

Bethany - Licensed Massage Therapist

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Bethany graduated from Sage School of Massage and Esthetics in May 2017. Here is where she found passion for treatment and deep tissue massage techniques. She believes in the healing power and touch with alternative medicine to help heal the body’s ailments. She is passionate about helping patients heal quickly so they can get back to the activities they love.

In Bethany’s spare time she loves to read, hike, run and play with her dog. She also enjoys being outdoors and exploring Oregon’s beauty with friends and family.

Shirley - Licensed Massage Therapist

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Shirley began her career as a Massage Therapist in 2002, after having worked many years as a Technical Designer in Aerospace Engineering. Shirley is a firm believer that the body is designed to heal itself, and she enjoys being part of a team focused on giving the best collective assistance to help each person be the best they can be.
Having grown up on a lake in the country, Shirley has always been active outdoors and has a passion for the water. She finds gardening therapeutic, and can be found outside whenever possible, starting each day with a first cup of coffee on the porch.

Courtney - Licensed Massage Therapist

Courtney 125x175Courtney graduated from Nevada School of Massage Therapy in 2014, specializing in injury and deep tissue techniques. She has provided bodywork in the diverse setting of Las Vegas before returning to Oregon. Her philosophy is to provide an approachable atmosphere that raises people’s bodily awareness, allowing them to reach their goals in the pursuit of wellness.

She enjoys showing her husband the pacific NW, hiking with Ruby the Rottweiler and working on remodeling her home.

Sabria - Licensed Massage Therapist

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Sabria graduated from Sage School of Massage in December 2012 and has practiced in a variety of environments. She specializes in Deep Tissue massage and trigger point therapy, and finds her true massage love to center around research-based treatment styles. She is interested in learning more techniques for treatment recovery, and her approach to health is holistic and proactive.

Sabria has two beautiful boys who she loves going on adventures with. She also enjoys growing food, canning, hunting, and hiking, bowling, and playing pool.

Melissa - Licensed Massage Therapist

Melissa 125x175Melissa received her Certificate of Massage from Ashmead School of Massage in Vancouver, Washington in September 2002. She later went on to earn her Associates of Applied Science in Massage Therapy from COCC, graduating in 2013. Melissa is very passionate about massage and committed to providing the very best care to individuals of all ages.

Melissa enjoys riding motorcycles and quads, camping, exploring Oregon and spending quality time with family.

Jeannie - Licensed Massage Therapist

Jeannie 125x175Jeannie graduated from the Sage School of Massage in the spring of 2012. Prior to that, she received a B.S. in Speech Communications from OSU in 1999. She is very passionate about massage and believes in the healing power of touch, and she loves learning new techniques that can help make a difference in treatment and recovery.

An avid runner, she has trained for and completed 20 marathons. Along with exercising, Jeannie enjoys hanging out with her four awesome kids, sewing anything from costumes to stuffed animals, and sometimes baking.

Nika - Licensed Massage Therapist

Nika 125x175Originally from Eugene, Nika moved to Bend in 2007 to complete a B.S. in outdoor experiential education. Several years of instructing wilderness-based courses fulfilled her passion for teaching in the outdoors and exploring the wonders of the western US. The physical challenges of these long treks sparked an interest in kinesiology, physiology and healing. Nika attended Sage School of Massage in Bend, and became an LMT in 2018.
Nika is thrilled to be able to help others in their healing journey and to share her appreciation for the beautiful outdoors.

Michelle - Licensed Massage Therapist

Michelle 125x175Michelle received her Massage Therapy training through COCC's LMT program in 2016. She is passionate about helping her clients reach their goals. Be it be recovering from an injury or maintaining a healthy/active lifestyle, she enjoys helping others do the things they love. She is excited to be part of the Falling Waters team to have the opportunity to use her skills to help those in need.

She enjoys spending time with friends, exercising, hiking, camping, taking beautiful pictures of nature and experiencing everything that Central Oregon has to offer.